Kerl LaJeune, deputy director of planning and design for the city’s Public Building Commission, explains plans for the new annex at Waters Elementary. Alex Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago

Waters Elementary’s New Annex Set To Break Ground This Spring (And It’s Not On Top Of The Garden After All)

Construction of the new three-story annex is expected to be completed by August 2020.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Plan To Curb Gentrification Along The 606 By Hiking Developer Fines Is Back, Now With More Support Than Ever

Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st) was drafting a version of the ordinance that would reduce fines to developers, but Ald. Roberto Maldonado said something needed to happen quickly.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Midwest Coast Brewing Opens On Near West Side With Brother-Sister Team At The Helm

The dog-friendly brewery is owned by Cameron Compton and his sister Lanie Veckman.